Alchemy at Chemtura

Lubes'n'Greases - May 12, 2014

Following its latest reorganization, the petroleum additives and chemical company isemerging as a lubricants powerhouse.


Albemarle Sells Antioxidants Business

Lube Report - April 23, 2014

SI Group signed a deal to acquire Albemarles antioxidants, ibuprofen and related business and assets, including a lubric ...


Degussa Sheds Antioxidants Business

Lube Report - February 7, 2007

Specialty chemicals maker Degussa GmbH of Dusseldorf, Germany, announced it will sell its antioxidant activities to a su ...


Antioxidant Plant Planned for China

Lube Report - June 28, 2006

Ciba Specialty Chemicals announced Friday that it has entered a joint venture with a Chinese chemical maker to build an ...


Price Hikes in Store for Antioxidants

Lube Report - December 22, 2004

Prices for chemicals used by the lubricants industry continued to rise the past week. This time, the markups affected ph ...


Crompton Antioxidant Output Restored

Lube Report - July 14, 2004

Crompton Corp. says its plant in Elmira, Ontario, has resumed normal operations after repairing damage caused by a June ...


Crompton Lifts Antioxidant Output Again

Lube Report - June 2, 2004

Crompton Corp. said last week that it has increased antioxidant capacity at its Elmira, Ontario, plant for the third tim ...


Ethyl Sells Antioxidants Line

Lube Report - January 22, 2003

Ethyl Corp. announced yesterday that it has sold its phenolic antioxidants business to former spinoff Albemarle Corp. Th ...


Crompton Upping Antioxidant Output

Lube Report - October 16, 2002

Crompton Corp. announced that it is expanding capacity to produce alkylated diphenylamine antioxidants at its factory in ...